May 022013
Beaver - Taking Care of Business

I’ve reported on this Beaver once before, several years ago: Beaver – In a Business Park. This resourceful rodent has built his pond right in the middle of bustling business park in Garland, Texas. The Beaver’s activities caused problems by plugging a drain pipe which was designed to accommodate the overflow of a small pond

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Dec 032011
American Kestrel - Montage

I love these birds. But, they are very skittish, and I have found them difficult to photograph. Kestrels are small birds, about the size of a Mourning Dove. In an urban environment they like to perch on electrical wires overlooking promising fields and vacant lots. But, because they are so wary of people they are

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